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My 2008 Cadillac STS's Service Power Steering System came on the steering is hard to make turns..what's your suggestion? Thank you

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Check fuses first. Owners manual will tell all the fuses for power steering. Codes would be next. These tell where to look first.

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Check the power steering fluid and make sure it is at the correct level. Check for leaks underneath the vehicle. Does the vehicle make a groaning noise when the wheels are being turned? If so, there is air in the system. Likely causes are a fluid leak, bad pump, or bad rack and pinion.

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